• Gif posted April 7, 2016, on the Facebook profile "Se i Social network fossero sempre esistiti": Contributed by Chiara Montera (University of … [Continue Reading]

    “Esattamente il 7 aprile del 1300″ Gif
  • Much like his Disney companion Topolino (Mickey Mouse), Paperino (Donald Duck) also finds himself on a tour through the Inferno. Written by Giulio Chierchini … [Continue Reading]

    “L’Inferno di Paperino” (1987)
  • In the 10th episode of Marvel's "Jessica Jones", the supervillain Kilgrave (The Purple Man) holds a young woman named Hope hostage and quotes, "Abandon Hope, … [Continue Reading]

    Jessica Jones and Hell
  • The Divine Comedy, narrated in 100 satirical sonnets composed in the Florentine vernacular, by Venturino Camaiti in 1921. See the digital copy available … [Continue Reading]

    Venturino Camaiti’s <em>Divine Comedy</em> in 100 Satirical Sonnets
  • "Zhao Liang's Behemoth blurs the lines between video art and documentary, visually exploring multiple open-pit coal mines in the sparse hinterlands of China's … [Continue Reading]

    Zhao Liang’s “Inferno”-inspired documentary (2016)

Welcome to Dante Today

Dante Today is a curated, crowd-sourced repository for “citings” and “sightings” of Dante and his work in contemporary culture.